DiscoverPeople's Party with Talib KweliCoast Contra on the Origins of Their Table Rap, How Their Backgrounds Shaped Their Sound, and Why They’re Getting So Many Co-signs from Legends
Coast Contra on the Origins of Their Table Rap, How Their Backgrounds Shaped Their Sound, and Why They’re Getting So Many Co-signs from Legends

Coast Contra on the Origins of Their Table Rap, How Their Backgrounds Shaped Their Sound, and Why They’re Getting So Many Co-signs from Legends

Update: 2022-07-11
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Talib Kweli and Jasmin Leigh sit down with RioLoz, Eric Jamal, and Ras and Taj Austin of Coast Contra to talk about the origins of their iconic table rap videos and why those performances seem to connect with so many legendary MCs. The group also shares stories about their respective upbringings, their debut album “Apt 505,” the Black love featured in their lyrics, and where they plan to take their careers next.

 

If you’re down for a new rap group filtered through an old-school, lyrics-driven lens, this is the episode for you.

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Coast Contra on the Origins of Their Table Rap, How Their Backgrounds Shaped Their Sound, and Why They’re Getting So Many Co-signs from Legends

Coast Contra on the Origins of Their Table Rap, How Their Backgrounds Shaped Their Sound, and Why They’re Getting So Many Co-signs from Legends

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